When a journey unfolds as fable

Typical of Coelho, Karla is a strong, independent character who wins the readers’ heart—I’d think of her as the real protagonist of the book. 

17 Nov 2018

Coming Face to Face with Taboo

The structure of Ira Singh’s new book, Pilgrimage, is hard to pin down.

20 Sep 2018

Secret Silent Lives

The riches of literature in India are locked behind doors of language.

08 Sep 2018

An orientalist’s view of Iran

As a travelogue, this book is an engaging read.

04 Aug 2018